Despite the outcry over government and corporate snooping, some people allow themselves to be monitored for money or rewards.
A viral social-media campaign has brought unprecedented money to a rare disease. How might new funding help ALS research?
Mobility data from an African mobile-phone carrier could help researchers recommend where to focus health-care efforts.
Enlitic wants to make medicine smarter and faster with machine learning.
A novel way of powering implanted devices could enable new ways to control appetite, regulate insulin, and treat brain injuries.
The latest way to snoop on a computer is by measuring subtle changes in electrical potential as data is decrypted.
The complexity of the Internet is overwhelming some older routers, but these systems can easily be upgraded.
As the world grows hungrier for animal protein, insects could be the new way to feed livestock.
Security flaws in a system of networked stoplights point to looming problems with an increasingly connected infrastructure.
Automation makes things easier, whether it’s on the factory floor or online. Is it also eroding too many of the valuable skills that define us as people?